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Object Number: 48-2-240
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Samsoun
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Goddess
Man
Sacrifice
Height: 8.2cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number176 - Collector Number
L-2-35 - Other Number

Description

Female deity. Green patina. Figure is complete. Stands on low base, extending her right hand in which she holds a patera. Clutches a triangular object to her breast with her left hand. Wears a chiton and himation, with left shoulder exposed. Drapery is coarsely rendered in large folds on the front and only vaguely indicated on the back. Quite flat in profile.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Warden, P. Gregory. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 37, no. 92, pl. 9View Objects cited in this Publication
[Thesis] Moore, Charlotte B. 1969. Description and analysis of the bronze and lead objects in the Herman V. Hilprecht Collection, the University Museum of the University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 96-97, no. 96; p. 325, fig. 71View Objects cited in this Publication

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